United Way
of Massachusetts Bay
and Merrimack Valley

Young Professionals


It’s a do-good time.

If you want to connect with friends and colleagues, make a difference in the community and have fun doing both, we’ve got some great options for you!

Emerging Leaders, our main young professionals group, makes it fun and easy for up-and-coming Bostonians to get behind worthy causes in our community. Make summer learning fun for kids, impact youth as a mentor, or help guide a student-led social entrepreneurship project! To get involved, email Jen Smith.

The Private Equity/Venture Capital Associate Council leverages their analytical expertise and old-fashioned brawn to take on volunteer projects throughout the community. In between, they have been known to play high-stakes games of Cornhole. Learn more.

WINGS (Women Investing in the Next Generation), a group of young professional women within the Women’s Leadership Council, focuses on mentoring and supporting future leaders. Learn more.

Emerging Leaders Seacoast brings together the young professional crowd in the Greater Seacoast Region. From Portsmouth to Rochester and all points in between, Emerging Leaders is all about impact, networking and fun. Interested? Email Rachel Prest.